Publisher description for Biko / Donald Woods.

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Subjected to 22 hours of interrogation, torture and beating by South African police on September 6, 1977, Steve Biko died six days later. Donald Woods, Biko's close friend and a leading white South African newspaper editor, exposed the murder helping to ignite the black revolution.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Biko, Steve, -- 1946-1977.
Political prisoners -- South Africa -- Biography.
Woods, Donald, -- 1933-
Journalists -- South Africa -- Biography.
South Africa -- Race relations.